7de Laan's Hilda turns 70

7de Laan's Hilda turns 70

Annalisa Weiland, who plays Hilda de Kock on '7de Laan', is a household name that we all love.

Legendary 7de Laan actress Annalisa Weiland turns 70
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Hilda de Kock or the "spinnekopvroutjie" in the SABC 2 soap '7de Laan', celebrates her 70th birthday today! 

Since the first episode of the hit soap, Hilda became the loving and caring lady in Hillside - and crept into South Africans' hearts. Her unrealistic dishes and not-so-fashionable outfits had the country in stitches.

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After her divorce from her on screen-husband Oubaas, who was played by Pierre van Pletzen, she stunned the nation with a radical makeover transformation. 

Her new modern and stylish look with short hair turned her into the poster girl for 'age is just a number'.

After 18 years on the soapie, there is no stopping this vibrant lady! 

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